Yes, the European debt crisis and the U.S. deficit crisis persist. Yes, the markets for asset-backed securities, corporate bonds and initial public offerings are depressed. Yes, the Joint Committee on Deficit Reduction has disbanded. But there’s still much to be thankful for, on Wall Street. Whether you’ve been pre-Occupied in the last two months (or two years) or not.

Here are some stats that you can say grace over, this Thanksgiving Day.

-- This article first appeared on Securities Technology Monitor.